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Nigeria reports 5 additional COVID-19 deaths, over 385 more cases

  According to the NCDC as of 11 p.m. Wednesday, Nigeria now has 8,733 cases of COVID-19 with 2,501 recoveries. The NCDC announced 389 new cases.     Lagos-256 Katsina-23 Edo-22 Rivers-14 Kano-13 Adamawa-11 Akwa Ibom-11 Kaduna-7 Kwara-6 Nasarawa-6 Gombe-2 Plateau-2 Abia-2 Delta-2 Benue-2...

16 new COVID-19 deaths, over 270 new cases in Nigeria Tuesday

  COVID-19 related deaths rose by double digits Tuesday, and cases to date is now 8,344.   NCDC officials report 16 new deaths, pushing Nigeria’s death toll to 249. ·   276 new cases of #COVID19; Lagos-161 Rivers-36 Edo-27 Kaduna-19 Nasarawa-10 Oyo-6 Kano-4 Delta-3 Ebonyi-3...

No new coronavirus deaths in Nigeria, but 245 more confirmed cases

  The NCDC said Nigeria's coronavirus death toll remains at 221 Saturday and that there were no deaths linked to the virus. However, NCDC officials say there were 245 new confirmed cases reported. This brings the country's total number of COVID-19...

10 more COVID-19 deaths reported, another 245 confirmed cases

    Another 10 people with COVID-19 have died, the NCDC Health  officials reported Friday, bringing the nationwide total to 221.     245 new cases of #COVID19; 131-Lagos 16-Jigawa 13-Ogun 12-Borno 9-Kaduna 9-Oyo 9-Rivers 9-Ebonyi 8-Kano 7-Kwara 5-Katsina 3-Akwa Ibom 3-Sokoto 2-Bauchi 2-Yobe...

Many states begin reopening as coronavirus cases continue to climb in Nigeria

  The coronavirus death toll in Nigeria rose by 11 on Thursday, as some states commence Phase One of reopening. NCDC health officials announced 339 new COVID-19 cases and ELEVEN new deaths Thursday night. The NCDC reports 7,016 confirmed cases and 211deaths...

Overcrowded COVID-19 isolation centres : FG to discharge patients early 

  In a bid to decongest isolation centres, the Federal Government says it is considering discharging COVID-19 patients to home isolation.   The Director-General, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu, said discharging patients earlier than their required treatment and isolation period...

Coronavirus: Nigeria’s Death Toll At 200 As Cases Nationally Pass 6,650

  The Nigeria Center for Disease Control, NCDC,  said Wednesday night that the death toll in the country from coronavirus has reached 200, with the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases nationwide now at 6,677.       284 new cases of #COVID19; 199-Lagos...

Nigeria reports 9 new Covid-19 deaths, 216 new cases

    Nigeria reported Monday, May 18, that 9 more people have died of COVID-19 in the country and 216 new cases. That brings the country's total to 191 deaths and 6,175 cases.   1,644 recovered from the novel coronavirus, according to the NCDC...

NCDC has tested 33,970 specimens for coronavirus in Nigeria

    How many coronavirus tests have been conducted in Nigeria? For the first time since February, the federal government has an answer. The Nigeria Centers for Disease Control, NCDC, now say that 33,970 coronavirus tests have been conducted nationwide. These...

Most states loosen restrictions as coronavirus cases continue to rise in Lagos

  The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Lagos state continued to rise on Sunday as some states in Nigeria lifts restrictions allowing some nonessential businesses to reopen. NCDC health officials reported more than 330 new cases of the coronavirus Sunday,...
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Coronavirus: Nigeria’s cases rise by 553 in one-day record

  Nigeria has recorded 553 new coronavirus infections in the past 24 hours, the highest daily rise since the outbreak...
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At last, 286 stranded Nigerians in China Arrive in Abuja, quarantined

    After several weeks of sending a ``Save-Our-Souls’’ to the Federal Government, the 286 Nigerians stranded in China as a result of the COVID-19 lockdown...

Brendan Rogers says he had coronavirus

  Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers says he "had no strength" after contracting the coronavirus in March. "I could hardly walk and it reminded me of...

Four years after, Pres. Buhari reconstitutes NNPC six-member board

    The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has got a new board following the expiration of the tenure of board members appointed in 2016 by...

Trump threatens protesters with ‘vicious dogs’ and ‘ominous weapons’

  Instead of quelling some of the outrage expressed by demonstrators near the White House who were protesting the killing of George Floyd, President Trump...